Statistics (Communication)

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Showing journal-level statistics from Q1 of 2022 (from 1 January to 31 March). The data are based on the journals from this list.

Most Publications

# Journal Publications
1 New Media & Society 71
2 Feminist Media Studies 61
3 Health Communication 58
4 Journal of Social and Personal Relationships 52
5 Journalism 43
6 Information, Communication & Society 43
7 Digital Journalism 35
8 Media & Communication 35
9 International Journal of Press/Politics 32
10 Profesional de la Informacion 30

Most Cited Journals

# Journal Citations
1 New Media & Society 903
2 Journal of Communication 775
3 Journalism 591
4 Information, Communication & Society 588
5 Journalism Studies 550
6 Digital Journalism 541
7 Public Relations Review 471
8 Public Opinion Quarterly 444
9 Political Communication 418
10 Communication Research 411

Most Citations to Recent Papers (>= 2020)

# Journal Citations
1 New Media & Society 178
2 Journalism 165
3 Digital Journalism 141
4 Journalism Studies 111
5 Information, Communication & Society 109
6 Health Communication 97
7 Journalism Practice 85
8 Political Communication 78
9 International Journal of Press/Politics 76
10 Social Media + Society 75

Journals with the Most-Followed Twitter Accounts

# Journal Account Followers
1 Social Media + Society @SocialMedia_Soc 10713
2 Profesional de la Informacion @revista_epi 10677
3 Comunicar @Rev_Comunicar 8302
4 Digital Journalism @djeditorialteam 3841
5 Information, Communication & Society @icsjournal 3427
6 Journalism Practice @JournPractice 3389
7 Journalism Studies @journstudies 3295
8 Research on Language & Social Interaction @rolsi_journal 3164
9 Feminist Media Studies @FemMediaStudies 3042
10 Public Understanding of Science @SciPublic 2960

Largest Quarterly Growth in Twitter Followers

# Journal Account Growth Followers
1 Journal of Language and Social Psychology @jlangsocpsych + 23 % 127 (+ 24)
2 Political Communication @polcommjournal + 20 % 1567 (+ 259)
3 International Journal of Public Opinion Research @IJPOR_Journal + 17 % 210 (+ 30)
4 Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly @jmcquarterly + 17 % 831 (+ 121)
5 Journal of Communication @Journal_Of_Comm + 16 % 2528 (+ 347)
6 Communication & Sport @commsportj + 14 % 435 (+ 54)
7 Journal of Information Technology & Politics @JITP_APSA + 14 % 1660 (+ 199)
8 Journal of Media Psychology @JMP_Hogrefe + 13 % 758 (+ 88)
9 Personal Relationships @JoPerRel + 11 % 316 (+ 31)
10 Media Psychology @MediaPsychMEP + 10 % 1069 (+ 99)